Homework Help: Health
Links to reliable, authoritative information listed by subject area.
Canada's Food Guide
Consult the Canada Food Guide, or click on other features to find info about nutrition, nutrition labeling and healthy weight.
Canadian Council of Food and Nutrition
Acts as a catalyst in advancing the nutritional health and well being of all Canadians. A multi-sectoral, science-based organization on food and nutrition policy and information.
Centre for Addiction & Mental Health
Renowned facility for research into alcohol, tobacco and other drug problems, includes statistics on drug and alcohol consumption and links to addiction/health related sites.
Eating Disorder Shared Awareness
Comprehensive source of information on eating disorders. Includes signs & symptoms, getting help, relapse prevention, suggested readings and links to other helpful sites on this topic.
Health information accessible by age and social group. Includes disease profiles.
Health On the Net Foundation
A medical search tool for reliable consumer health information. Links to articles, reports, and conferences.
The U.S. Government developed this award winning site to provide a gateway to reliable health information.
Information on over 600 diseases. Includes medical encyclopedias and dictionaries, drug information, and clinical trials links.
National Eating Disorder Information Centre
This provincially funded organization provides information and resources on eating disorders and weight preoccupation.
World Health Organization (WHO)
Includes country fact sheets detailing health issues and related data. Search health topics by subject. Access WHO fact sheets and links to related, authoritative sites.